WOW air Offering a Summer Job to Travel the World!

WOW air Offering a Summer Job to Travel the World!
24th April 2018 James Brooke

WOW air Offering a Summer Job to Travel the World!

Airline launches ‘Travel Guide’ job competition: Entries open NOW!

Icelandic low cost airline WOW air is offering the ultimate summer job for one lucky pair – the chance to relocate to Iceland and then jet off around the world as WOW air’s official ‘Travel Guides’.

From 1 June to 15 August, two winners will be relocated to the airline’s home in Reykjavik where they will be given a trendy downtown apartment, a car – not to mention a city offering summer sunlight almost 24 hours a day.

In addition, they will receive a monthly salary to cover costs as they document their adventures around Iceland and beyond, with the Guides able to select from the airline’s network for 38 destinations across Europe and North America to satisfy their Wanderlust.

The destination options will ranging from upcoming routes to vibrant US cities including New York, Dallas and Cleveland, to historic European capitals including Copenhagen and Paris, or sunny isles such as Gran Canaria or Tel Aviv.

The travelling duo will be tasked with documenting their travels through short, snappy videos and photos, with a focus on budget-friendly travel. The guides, that will also include their travel tips and hacks, will then be published as a series on the WOW air website for passengers to make use of when selecting a destination and planning a trip.

How to apply:

  • Grab your phone, camera or camcorder and your plus one of choice
  • Capture a short 2 minute (max) video of your hometown including a fun travel tip – the more creative and unique the better!
  • Upload your entry at

Entries are open worldwide from 23 April – 14 May 2018. The lucky winners will be chosen by a panel of judges and announced on 18 May.

For a video overview of the WOW Travel Guide job, go to


For further press information, please contact:
Rachel Sewell/Elsa Findlay/Katie Raby/Stuart Fyfe
T: +44 (0) 20 3440 8930
E: [email protected] 

About WOW air
WOW air is Iceland’s ultra-low-cost transatlantic airline offering cheap fares, a modern fleet with the lowest emissions and the biggest smile; this is the WOW air promise to its valuable customers.

WOW air flies twice-daily from London Gatwick to Reykjavik. As of winter 2018, the airline will serve 38 destinations across Europe, North America and Canada, including London, Edinburgh, Washington DC, Boston, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Montreal, Toronto and New York.

Created in November 2011 by Icelandic entrepreneur Skúli Mogensen, the purple airline flies with Airbus A320 aircrafts and Airbus A321/A330 models. WOW air boasts one of the world’s youngest fleets, with an average aircraft age of just 2.9 years.

WOW air was ranked as the 7th best low-cost airline in Europe at the 2013, 2014 and 2015 Skytrax World Airline Awards and was the youngest airline in the top ten.

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